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Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization

"In Learning to Die in the Anthropocene, Roy Scranton draws on his experiences in Iraq to confront the grim realities of climate change. The result is a fierce and provocative book."--Elizabeth Kolber..

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Least of All Possible Evils: A Short History of Humanitarian Violence

The principle of the "lesser evil"-the acceptability of pursuing one exceptional course of action in order to prevent a greater injustice-has long been a cornerstone of Western ethical philosophy. Fro..

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Let Me Finish: Trump, the Kushners, Bannon, New Jersey, and the Power of In-Your-Face Politics

After dropping out of the 2016 presidential race, Chris Christie stunned the political world by becoming the first major official to endorse Donald Trump. A friend of Trump's for fifteen years, the tw..

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Lies of the Land: A Brief History of Political Dishonesty

Trust in our politicians is at an all-time low. We're in a 'post-truth' era, where feelings trump facts, and where brazen rhetoric beats honesty. But do politicians lie more than they used to? And do ..

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Lies of the Land: An Honest History of Political Deceit

Do politicians lie more than they used to? And do we even want them to tell the truth? From the Profumo affair to Blair's WMDs to Boris Johnson's �350 million for the NHS. Covering lesser known..

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Lies: And the Lying Liars Who Tell Them a Fair and Balanced Look at the Right
Light that Failed: A Reckoning, The

Why did the West, after winning the Cold War, lose its political balance? In the early 1990s, hopes for the eastward spread of liberal democracy were high. And yet the transformation of Eastern E..

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Like A Thief In Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Humanity

In recent years, techno-scientific progress has started to utterly transform our world - changing it almost beyond recognition. In this extraordinary new book, renowned philosopher Slavoj Zizek turns ..

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Limits of Neoliberalism: Authority, Sovereignty and the Logic of Competition

"Some books describe the neoliberal project using the neoliberals' own terms; others promote more profound understanding by bringing in other intellectual resources. Will Davies is one of the best of ..

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Line in the River: Khartoum, City of Memory

'A travelogue and memoir to rank alongside anything by Chatwin or Thubron' Jim Crace 'A most absorbing and rewarding book' Michael Palin A moving portrait, part history, part memoir, of Suda..

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List: A Week-by-Week Reckoning of Trump's First Year

The shocking first-draft history of the Trump regime, and its clear authoritarian impulses, based on the viral Internet phenom "The Weekly List." In the immediate aftermath of Donald Trump's ele..

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Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?

With his trademark sardonic wit and lacerating logic, New York Times-bestselling author Thomas Frank exposes how, in the last few decades, the American Left has made an unprecedented shift away from i..

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Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America
Logics of Critical Explanation in Social and Political Theory

The Social Science Wars have precipitated a renewed interest in the character, purpose and methods of social science. Positivists and naturalists are criticized by interpretivists and critical theoris..

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Long Hangover: Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past

In The Long Hangover, Shaun Walker presents a deeply reported, bottom-up explanation of Russia's resurgence under Putin. By cleverly exploiting the memory of the Soviet victory over fascism in World W..

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Looming Tower: Al Qaeda's Road to 9/11

THE PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING BESTSELLER, NOW A MAJOR NEW TV SERIES STARRING JEFF DANIELS AND ALEC BALDWIN This is the definitive account of the run-up to 9/11: from the man who lit the spark of rad..

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Love Notes: For a Politics of Love

In LOVE NOTES, a collection of articles, essays and presentations, Philip McKibbin introduces the Politics of Love and explores the possibilities of this emerging theory. The Politics of Love affirms ..

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Makers of Worlds, Readers of Signs: Israeli and Palestinian Literature of the Global Contemporary

Makers of Worlds, Readers of Signs charts the aesthetic and political formation of neoliberalism and globalization in Israeli and Palestinian literature from the 1940s to the present. By tracking lite..

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Manufacturing Consent:   The Political Economy of the Mass Media
Maoism: A Global History

For decades, the West has dismissed Maoism as an outdated historical and political phenomenon. Since the 1980s, China seems to have abandoned the utopian turmoil of Mao?s revolution in favour of autho..

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Mar-A-Lago

To know Donald J. Trump it is best to start in his natural habitat: Palm Beach, Florida. It is here he learned the techniques that took him all the way to the White House. Painstakingly, over decades,..

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March of the Moderates: Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, and the Rebirth of Progressive Politics

Anglo-American relations, the so-called `Special Relationship', reached a new era with the rise of New Labour and the New Democrats in the late-1980s and early-1990s. Richard Carr reveals the untold s..

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Marx and Marxism

An illuminating history of Marx's thought and intellectual influence from a leading historian of socialism Why was Marx so successful as a thinker? Did he have a system and if so, what does it co..

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

Marx's Capital is one of the most important texts of the modern era. The three volumes, published between 1867 and 1883, changed the destiny of countries, politics and people across the world - and co..

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Marxism: A Graphic Guide

Karl Marx was one of the most influential thinkers of the late 19th century, inspiring revolutions and colossal political upheavals that have radically transformed the lives of millions of people and ..

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Meaning of Marxism

Long considered dead by mainstream critics, the basic ideas of Marx are brought to life in this overview of his thought. The Meaning of Marxism 2nd Edition argues that rather than being irrelevant, Ma..

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Media Madness: Donald Trump, the Press, and the War over the Truth

According to the media, Donald Trump could never become president. Now many are on a mission to prove he shouldn't be president. The Trump administration and the press are at war - and as in any war,..

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Mind of the Islamic State: Milestones Along the Road to Hell

"So often in history, it is ideas that kill ..." How did the Islamic State arise? What are the ideas that define it? How does this movement of apocalyptic violence justify its actions? The Mind of the..

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Modern China: A Very Short Introduction

China today is never out of the news: from international finance to human rights controversies, global coverage of its rising international presence, and the Chinese 'economic miracle'. It seems to be..

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Moments of Truth: The New Zealand General Election of 2014
Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It Back

'Jaw-dropping and deeply unsettling. Oliver Bullough provides a sobering and brilliant account of how piracy on an epic-scale is alive and well in the 21st century. A must-read. Simple as that.' - Pet..

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Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa

'Absolutely essential reading, period' Alexandra Fuller, bestselling author of Don't Let's Go to the Dogs TonightIn the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of ..

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Moral Case for Fossil Fuels

Could everything we know about fossil fuels be wrong? For decades, environmentalists have told us that using fossil fuels is a self-destructive addiction that will destroy our planet. Yet at the same..

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Moral Truth, A: 150 Years of Investigative Journalism in New Zealand

New Zealand has a long and rich tradition of journalism that holds power to account, and that goes beyond allegation and denial to reveal hidden truths. That journalism also bears witness and investig..

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More Human: Designing a World Where People Come First

Both campaigns are treating people like simpletons. In More Human, read the truth about Brexit, from someone who really knows. In this powerful manifesto, Steve Hilton argues that the frustrations peo..

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Morning They Came for Us: Dispatches from Syria

Winner of the Hay Festival Award for Prose Winner of the 2016 IWMF Courage in Journalism Award Shortlisted for the New York Public Library's Helen Bernstein Excellence in Journalism Award In May of 20..

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Mueller Report, The

The only book with exclusive analysis by the Pulitzer Prize-winning staff of The Washington Post, and the most complete and authoritative available. Read the findings of the Special Counsel's invest..

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My Country: Stories, Essays & Speeches

David Marr is the rarest of breeds- one of Australia's most unflinching, forensic reporters of political controversy, and one of its most subtle and eloquent biographers. In Marr's hands, those things..

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Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty, The

From the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, based on decades of research, this powerful new big-picture framework explains how some countries develop towards and provide liberty..

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Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty, The

From the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, based on decades of research, this powerful new big-picture framework explains how some countries develop towards and provide liberty..

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Nation of Immigrants, A

"In this book, President Kennedy tells us what immigrants have done for America, and what America has done for its immigrants. It is one of the dramatic success stories of world history.... It can sta..

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

A crucial new guide to one of the most urgent political phenomena of our time- the rise of national populism.Across the West, there is a rising tide of people who feel excluded, alienated from mainstr..

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Nationalism

For the last two centuries, nationalism has been a central feature of society and politics. Few ideologies can match its power and resonance, and no other political movement and symbolic language has ..

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Nationalist Revival: Trade, Immigration, and the Revolt Against Globalization

Why has nationalism suddenly returned with a vengeance? From the Trump administration in the United States to rightwing populist parties and leftwing parties in France, the United Kingdom, Sweden..

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Never Ending Nightmare

Neoliberalism's war against democracy and how to resist it How do we explain the strange survival of the forces responsible for the 2008 economic crisis, one of the worst since 1929? How do we explain..

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New Breed Satellite Terrorism, A

You won't be able to stop reading once you pick up Dr. John Hall's terrifying account, A New Breed: Satellite Terrorism in America. Dr. Hall's narration is based on true-life events and what you'll fi..

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New Faces of Fascism: Populism and the Far Right, The

What does Fascism mean at the beginning of the twenty-first century? When we pronounce this word, our memory goes back to the years between the two world wars and envisions a dark landscape of violenc..

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New Koreans: The Story of a Nation

In the course of a couple of generations, South Koreans took themselves out of the paddy fields and into Silicon Valley, establishing themselves as a democracy alongside the advanced countries of the ..

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New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis

Europe is facing a wave of migration unmatched since the end of World War II - and no one has reported on this crisis in more depth or breadth than the Guardian's migration correspondent, Patrick King..

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New Rulers of the World

John Pilger is one of the world's renowned investigative journalists and documentary filmmakers. In this classic book, with an updated introduction, he reveals the secrets and illusions of modern impe..

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